The city of Camden is recognizing April as National Distracted Driving Awareness Month by encouraging all Camden residents to be careful and mindful of others while they're on the road. City officials read a proclamation during Camden City Council's meeting Tuesday.
Funeral Services for Mary Krimminger Williams, 90, will be held Thursday at 11:00 a.m. at Powers Funeral Home. The Rev. Michael Leonhardt and the Rev. Barbee Parsons will officiate. The family will receive friends one hour prior to the service at the funeral home. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to St. John's United Methodist Church at P.O. Box 218, Lugoff, S.C. 29078.
Mr. Odell Johnson, 53 of 100 Circus Lane, Cassatt, SC, passed on Monday, March 24, 2014. Funeral arrangements will be announced at a later date by Haile's Funeral Home.
Mrs. Ida M. Rufus, 88, of 5220 Ross Farm Road, Rembert, South Carolina, passed on Friday, March 21, 2014. Funeral services will be conducted on Monday, March 24, 2014. Services will be held at 2:00 p.m. at Pine Grove AME Church in Rembert, SC. Burial will follow at Sandhills Cemetery in Rembert, SC. Haile's Funeral Home is serving the family.
Mrs. Elizabeth Drakeford Williams, 80, died Friday, March 21, 2014. She was born July 31, 1933 in Kershaw County South Carolina. She was the daughter of the late Clarence and Nora Jones Drakeford. She was married to the late Johnny M. Williams.
Julian Burns, a Kershaw County native, filed for election Monday for the June 10 Republican Primary for chairman of Kershaw County Council.
In a joint statement, Mike Mischner and LRT Consulting LLC announced today that The Camden Equestrian magazine would be joining the Camden Media Co. family of publications. The Camden Equestrian was founded in 2008 and has been owned and published by LRT Consulting LLC since 2013. LRT Consulting LLC is owned and operated by Camden resident Lydia R. Towell.
When I listened to the news yesterday, I heard that a school resource officer (and part-time policeman) was in trouble for a problem concerning a basketball and lack of respect from a student. While I do now know what happened -- just that, according to the news, the gentlemen shoved a 14-year-old male. I also had a problem concerning these two, except my male student was older. I did not receive coverage in the newspaper or the television. Here is what happened.
Camden resident Woody Cleveland is merging his Columbia law practice with Callison Tighe, a multi-faceted Columbia firm, to form a new practice group in banking and commercial finance.
Performers from Springer Theatricals will take audience members to a time when folk music met rock music and gave birth to an explosion of music that was danceable, easy to sing and oh so romantic when the Fine Arts Center (FAC) of Kershaw County presents the national tour of California Dreaming on Apr. 5 at 8 p.m. in the Wood Auditorium. Tickets are $20 for adults and $18 for students, seniors and military. California Dreaming is sponsored by Powers & Gregory Heating and Air Conditioning Contractors. The performance will be preceded by a cocktail hour from 7 to 8 p ...
Students enrolled in the Applied Technology Education Campus (ATEC) health science and honors biomed programs won first, second and third place medals in statewide health occupations competition for high schools held March 12-14 in North Charleston.
It's raining, it's pouring and tornadoes are coming to Wateree Elementary School. Mrs. Lindsey Miles' students Emmy Sarabia and Noah Bounsavath worked together to make tornadoes during a recent science experiment.
Funeral service for Carlton McQueen Bair Jr., 73, will be held Friday at 11:00 a.m. at Powers Funeral Home, with burial to follow in Forest Lawn Memorial Park. The Rev. Steve Leigh and the Rev. Todd Horton will officiate. The family will receive friends Thursday 6-8 p.m. at Powers Funeral Home.
Mr. Antwan Mario Dixon, 25, of 1357 Black River Road, Camden, SC, passed on Saturday, March 22, 2014.
Edith Mobley Geiger, 81, of Lugoff, S.C. peacefully slipped away to be with her Lord on Monday, March 24, 2014. She was born in Anderson, S.C., the daughter of the late Ray and Frances Duncan Hurt.
Eleanor Edith (Guzzi) DelPo died Saturday from complications due to Alzheimer's Disease. She was 85. Eleanor was born in Newton, MA, on January 21 ...
Lugoff-Elgin rolled to the championship in the inaugural Kershaw County Wrestling Jamboree held on Saturday, Nov. 12 at Lugoff-Elgin High School.
Camden closed its preseason wrestling schedule by competing in Saturday's Officials' Pre-Season Wrestling Tournament held at River Bluff High School.
Mount Sinai A.M.E. Church in Elgin may be overlooked when you are travelling on Smyrna Road, but on their 195 church anniversary on ...
Thanksgiving is one of my favorite holidays for many reasons. It's a time to spend with family, eat great food, and reflect on what ...
It's that time of the year again – time for good food, family gatherings, holiday cheer, counting of the blessings, all that.
By the time you guys put on your peepers to read this, I will be in Summerville either sleeping hard or my mother will be ...
WASHINGTON -- President-elect Donald Trump's flirtation with Mitt Romney as a possible pick for secretary of state has injected a sliver of hope and change ...
There is an organization that meets every third Wednesday of the month at noon that believes in collaborating with each other to better aide Kershaw ...
The Kershaw County Sheriff's Office is mourning the loss of one of their own: Mali, a K9 narcotics dog.
A-Fee-In-Lieu-Of-Taxes agreement and proposal to sell property to an incoming new industry were among a number of items, including meeting times and holiday schedules, that ...